Vaughan Taylor and family

Photo courtesy Andrew Briggs

photo of Vaughan Taylor and family


Vaughan and Emily Taylor, pictured with their nine children outside the family home at The Mount, circa 1900-1905. Vaughan was a successful Crich farmer and butcher, who was born at South Normanton. He married Emily Taylor at Matlock Bridge Wesleyan Chapel in 1874. Vaughan lived 1849-1925; Emily lived 1848-1914.

The nine children, pictured on the photograph, are as follows: Charles Everett Taylor (1876-1952); Emily Haynes (1877-1968); Agnes Ann Pierpoint (1879-1964); Percy Peter Taylor (1882-1971); Helen Taylor (later Smith, 1884- ); Vaughan Taylor (1885-1965); Sophia Taylor (later Buxton, 1887-1940); Arthur Taylor (1889- ); John Walter Taylor (1890-1958).

Vaughan and Emily's youngest son, John Walter Taylor, is listed on the First World War 'Roll of Honour' inside Crich Parish Church, as are two of their grandsons: Robert Pierpoint and John Roger Haynes.